27 dead in Haiti truck crash

April 9th, 2012 - 4:42 am ICT by IANS  

Santo Domingo, April 9 (IANS) At least 27 people have died in Haiti when a truck overturned after the driver lost control of the vehicle.

The accident took place near the town of Petit-Goave, about 70 km south of Port-au-Prince, the Haitian capital, Saturday.

According to the Haitian radio station Kiskeya, the truck was packed with vendors and merchandise. Dozens of people were injured, Xinhua reported Sunday.

Indo-Asian News Service

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